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Bookmarks Fri Jul 12 2013


Tonight! Bad Grammar Theater reading series in Pilsen.

Tonight! Sarah Bruni reads from her debut novel, The Night Gwen Stacy Died, at Women & Children First.

Tonight! Author Eleanor C. Whitney moderates DIY success panel with Selena Fragasi, Rebecca Ann Rakstad and Bradley Adita at Quimby's.

Tonight! Poems While U Wait are typewritten poems on demand as part of the Buena Park Arts Expo.

Saturday! Go support us at the Gapers Block Hot Dog cookoff at Schubas.

Saturday! Comic artists Sara Pichelli and David Messina sign their books at Challengers Comics + Conversation.

Saturday! Pilsen Walking Tour hosted by The Chicago Architecture Foundation in partnership with Chicago Public Library and its One Book, One Chicago selection The Warmth of Other Suns.

Saturday! The Dollhouse Reading Series in Ravenswood.

Sunday! Janet Stickmon and Laura Kina discuss their work at Women & Children First.

Sunday! Poetry Made of Persistent Editions hosted by Love Symbol Press at Uncharted Books.

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